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Mario Kart 7 Cheats

Despite being the seventh Mario Kart, Nintendo as kept the formula fresh and this 3D outing is the best we've seen in series history.

Mario Kart 7 guides

Mario Kart 7 Unlockables

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    Unlock Mirror mode


    In every Cup, get first place on every race in 150cc

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    Mario Kart 7 turbo boosts

    In any race

    Start of the race:

    To recieve a short turbo boost at the start of a race, press the accelerate button immediately after the number 2 disappears on the countdown.

    On a ramp:

    Press the jump button at the edge of a ramp to recieve a short turbo boost. If done correctly, your character will perform a trick.

    Lakitu retrieval:

    When you fall off a track or get stuck, Lakitu picks you up and drops you back on the track. Press the acceleration button at the same time your wheels hit the track and you will recieve a short turbo boost.

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    Marion Kart 7 karts and parts unlocks


    B Dasher (Body) - 500 Coins

    Barrel Train (Body) - 100 Coins

    Blue Seven (Body) - 1,800 Coins

    Bruiser (Body) - 900 Coins

    Bumble V (Body) - 700 Coins

    Cact-X (Body) - 1,000 Coins

    Cloud 9 (Body) - 600 Coins

    Egg 1 (Body) - 3,000 Coins

    Flower Glider (Glider) - 1,200 Coins

    Golden Wheels - Beat every cup on 50cc, 100cc, 150cc and Mirror Mode and receive a minimum of 1 star ranking for each cup to unlock.

    Koopa Clown (Body) - 200 Coins

    Paraglider (Glider) - 2,500 Coins

    Peach Parasol (Glider) - 800 Coins

    Pipe Frame (Body) - 300 Coins

    Red Monster (Wheels) - 50 Coins

    Slick (Tires) - 1,400 Coins

    Slim (Tires) - 1,600 Coins

    Sponge (Tires) - 2,000 Coins

    Swooper (Glider) - 250 Coins

    Tiny Tug (Body) - 400 Coins

    Wooden Wheel - Collect 50 coins total in Grand Prix mode

    Zucchini (Body) - 150 Coins

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    Mario Kart 7 character unlocks


    Daisy - 1st in Mushroom Cup 150cc

    Lakitu - 1st in Lightning Cup 150cc

    Metal Mario - 1st in Special Cup 150cc

    Mii - Place 1st in all cups in one CC level.

    Queen Bee - 1st in Banana Cup 150cc

    Rosalina - 1st in Star Cup 150cc

    Shy Guy - 1st in Shell Cup 150cc

    Wario - 1st in Flower Cup 150cc

    Wiggler - 1st in Leaf Cup 150cc